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minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
forebears - (forbears) ancestors
augment - increase; add to
granary - storehouse for grain
buffoonery - clowning